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Gaston Lagaffe – Fantasia Fest 2018

0 Submitted by on Mon, 30 July 2018, 16:59
I guess obnoxious family films are annoying in every culture. Gaston Lagaffe is a French kid’s movie about an eccentric and lazy intern who winds up at a moderately successful start-up company that is trying to sell itself to a wealthy investor. The movie is an adaptation of the popular 1950’s comic strip of the same name. Unfortunately, I am Continue Reading...
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The People’s Republic of Desire – Fantasia Fest 2018

0 Submitted by on Fri, 27 July 2018, 16:59
The peril of fame and fortune is a common theme among storytellers but now with the onset of the internet, there’s a new chapter to be told. The People’s Republic of Desire is a documentary that follows the tale of two popular live streamers as they trek through the scandalous and treacherous world of internet stardom. The documentary takes place Continue Reading...
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The Bill Murray Stories: Life Lessons Learned From A Mythical Man – Cinepocalypse 2018

0 Submitted by on Fri, 29 June 2018, 12:59
Have you ever wondered why Bill Murray shows up randomly at places? Well, you are not alone.  Very recently, there was a time when there was a profuse media reaction to the iconic star. Headline after headline asked the same question, what was Bill Murray doing and how did end up there? Picture and video would arise with the lovable actor Continue Reading...
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One Of Us Visits the Haunts of Austin

0 Submitted by on Mon, 23 October 2017, 09:28
Join us for our video adventure as we travel to three different haunted houses: House of Torment, Scare for a Cure, and Scream Hollow. Our gang has a great time visiting the ghouls, talking with the creators, and getting all spoopy. Also featuring Jon Schnitzer, the director of the must-see doc about haunted houses, Haunters: The Art of the Scare. Continue Reading...
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‘Prism’ Review – Indie Film Gathering 2017

0 Submitted by on Fri, 15 September 2017, 15:59
Prism is a film of interconnected stories that revolve around different colors that represent various moods and personalities. The premise makes it feel as though the movie is going to be long and artsy. The kind of pretentiousness that contains lingering shots and pompous fluff dialogue. Thankfully, this possibility is not the case. The movie is brief yet poignant, and Continue Reading...
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‘Drib’ Review – Fantasia Fest 2017

0 Submitted by on Tue, 12 September 2017, 10:00
“Trolling: The Movie!” would be an appropriate title for Drib, because it feels like that’s what movie is all about. The film is a documentary-comedy about the supposed real story of performance artist Amir Asgharnejad and his foray into the marketing world of energy drinks. The movie begins with a stunningly well-developed montage of commercials that parody energy drink advertisements. Continue Reading...
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‘Dan Dream’ Review – Fantasia Fest 2017

0 Submitted by on Tue, 12 September 2017, 08:59
Dan Dream is a slapstick comedy based on the true story of the first electric car.While some of the facts surrounding the actual event are true, it is quite obvious that the movie has fabricated a humorous series of scenes around it. The film begins with Thorkil Bonnensen who is pitching a revolutionary new idea for the company he works Continue Reading...
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‘Bad Black’ Review – Fantasia Fest 2017

0 Submitted by on Thu, 07 September 2017, 10:59
Bad Black straight from Wakaliwood! This fun gem is one of the few Ugandan forays into the action film genre. Supposedly costing $65 and taking five years to make, this still shows the passionate effort of the filmmakers and the people in the town where it took place. Sure, it has bad special effects, hammy acting, and is a little difficult Continue Reading...
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‘Junkhead’ Review – Fantasia Fest 2017

0 Submitted by on Mon, 28 August 2017, 15:59
Oh, what a time for festivals! The Fantasia International Festival has come and gone along with so many great indie films. The festival comes to the great white North, also called Canada. Montreal, Quebec to be exact. Fantasia Fest began in 1996 and has recently passed it’s 21st edition in 2017. The event lasted from July 15 to August 2 Continue Reading...
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Infestation: Fantasia Fest 2017

5 Submitted by on Fri, 04 August 2017, 15:59
As much as I wish we could all get up to Montreal in the summer for their big genre film festival Fantasia Fest (and not just for the fest…it’s %*&% hot down here in Texas) it’s just not in the cards anytime soon. Fortunately, the amazing folks who run it are all too kind to interested press and send out Continue Reading...
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